Book Cover

EBOOK

ISBN:
9781628921014
Published:
DEC 21, 2010
Other Formats ISBN
Paperback 9781563678448

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Please note that exam/inspection copies and instructor resources are only available to instructors and faculty staff at recognized institutions.


What's in the book

The Book

This clear and concise book focuses on the interrelationship of textile components to help students understand and predict textile properties and performance. Intended for undergraduate programs of colleges and universities that focus on fashion merchandising, fashion design, and interior design, Textiles: Concepts and Principles provides a thorough introduction to the fundamentals of textiles.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Textiles
Fibers and their Properties
Natural Fibers
Production of Manufactured Fibers
Manufactured Cellulosic Fibers
Synthetic and Special Application Fibers
Yarn Formation
Woven Fabrics and their Properties
Knit Fabrics and their Properties
Nonwoven and Other Methods of Fabric Construction
Dyeing and Printing
Finishes
Finishes
Textiles and the Environment



About The Authors

Virginia Hencken Elsasser is based at Centenary College .

Format:
eBook
Imprint:
Fairchild Books
Illustrations:
8pp full colour illus, perforated